HEAVENLY TREATS AT EVERY TURN THIS MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL AT VIVOCITY!
VivoCity targets to set its seventh entry into the Singapore Book of Records as part of its celebrations for the annual festival
7 August 2013, Singapore – A delightful range of activities for shoppers will culminate in a record-breaking event at VivoCity this Mid-Autumn Festival. Following six years of joyful record setting celebrations with its shoppers, VivoCity aims to achieve another milestone by setting a new record of the largest display of hand-painted lanterns in the Singapore Book of Records on Saturday, 14 September 2013.
To be held at the Amphitheatre on Level 3, the event calls for shoppers to display their creativity and artistic flair. Shoppers can participate in the record-breaking event by registering their interest at any Customer Service Counter on Level 1 or 2 between 23 August and 14 September 2013.
The first 1,500 participants with an entry pass will each receive a goodie bag consisting of vouchers and freebies for the event. Participants will be entertained by performances and also stand to win prizes worth $20,000 during the lucky draw on the day of the event.
“VivoCity celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival in style with our yearly signature record-breaking feat. Throughout the past six years, we have brought shoppers together to celebrate one of the most popular festivals in Singapore. This year, we look forward to welcome more friends and families in the festivities and enjoy the moonlit scenery from VivoCity’s rooftop Amphitheatre.” said Ms Joanna Lee, Head, Retail Management, VivoCity.
VivoCity aims to top its history of record-breaking feats during the Mid-Autumn festival for the seventh consecutive time this year, having set records for “Most Number of Signatures on a Lantern”, the “Largest Display of Floating Lanterns” and more in the past six years. Please refer to Appendix A for the list of records and photos.
Immerse in the festivities with VivoCity’s Mid-Autumn Fair
Mooncakes are a must for Mid-Autumn Festival. TANGS will be organising a Mid-Autumn Fair at VivoCity’s Central Court. A wide selection of exquisite and tasty mooncakes will be available in a myriad of flavours. To complete the Mid-Autumn Festival experience, a dazzling array of merchandise such as traditional and modern lanterns are available to light up the night.
Enjoy Mid-Autumn Festival Deals
Shoppers with a minimum spending of $150 (maximum three combined same-day receipts) can redeem a single yolk lotus paste mooncake from Crystal Jade Dining IN. The offer is limited to the first 50 shoppers per weekday from 26 August to 6 September 2013 (Monday to Friday only). American Express® Cardmembers only need to charge $120 to qualify.
American Express Cardmembers will be able to enjoy shopping and dining deals at participating stores from 23 August to 19 September 2013. Please refer to Appendix B for further details.
For more information about the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations at VivoCity, please visit www.vivocity.com.sg
Appendix A – VivoCity’s record-setting feats from 2007 to 2012
Longest Lantern Procession on 22 Sep 2007: 968 people
Most Number of People Doing a Dance with Lanterns on 13 Sep 2008: 1,201 participants
Largest Heart Formation by People Carrying Lanterns on 3 Oct 2009: 500 participants
Largest Lantern Wall on 18 Sep 2010: Made up of 432 lanterns and measuring 11m by 2.4m
Most Number of Signatures on a Lantern on 10 Sep 2011: 1,028 signatures
Largest Display of Floating Lanterns on 29 Sep 2012 – 1388 lanterns on the wading pool
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